In 1998 J.C. chose his successor, our CEO Kathy Adams. Building on J.C.’s legacy of the highest quality products, Kathy applied her business background and brought a new focus on superb award-winning designs to establish MTI as the luxury brand it is today. The nucleus of MTI’s thriving culture is dedicated individuals who love what they do. Kathy is the educator who defines an MTI leader as one who enables others to succeed. Our Mission Statement: To create and maintain a long-term financially successful business guided by the highest ethical standards, while providing a nurturing place where employees can gain job satisfaction and grow as contributing members of the organization.